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Child falls into borewell, rescure operations on

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A 6-year-old girl fell into an open bore well in Pulavanpadi village in Tiruvannamalai District on Saturday and rescue operations are on full swing.

Snag in Pranab copter

Citizens are often asked to disembark an aircraft due to a “technical fault,” but on Wednesday, President Pranab Mukherjee had to switch helicopters after the pilot of his IAF chopper (an MI-17) repor

Srini summoned in Jagan case

The Central Bureau of Investigation special court on Wednesday issued summons to BCCI ex-president and India Cements CMD Mr N.

‘Secular 3rd front best alternative’

A day after his release from jail, YSR Congress president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, met party leaders and chalked out his future political plans.

Sensex down 363 points as rate hike fear hits banks

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Falling for the second day, the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark Sensex Monday ended about 363 points lower at 19,900.96 as investors continued to unwind positions in banking, realty and capital goods stocks on heightened fears that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will hike repo rates further to curb inflation.

Rupee down 37 paise against dollar

The Indian rupee continued to fall against the American currency, declining by 37 paise in the late morning trade to 62.60 per dollar on persistent dollar demand from banks and month-end buying from importers coupled with higher dollar overseas.

Srinivasan says no one can push him out

Under-fire BCCI president N. Srinivasan Saturday continued to remain defiant by stating that no one could stop him from seeking an year’s extension in the upcoming AGM despite the chargesheet against his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan for betting during IPL.

BJP, Ananthamurthy in war of words

Is the NaMo dirty tricks brigade at work again? In moves that echo the shameful manner in which the BJP affiliate organisations ran noted artiste M.F. Husain into exile, acclaimed Kannada writer U.R.

Sonia will visit K’taka on Sept. 30

The Congress, which is clearly hoping to score big in Karnataka in the coming Lok Sabha elections, appears to be making an early start in preparing for them.

‘Youth picked by NIA ex-contact of Bhatkal’

A local youth picked up last week by National Investigation Agency, probing IM alleged co-founder Yasin Bhatkal’s terror trail, had been a contact of Bhatkal, Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar has s

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